RTS Prime design flaw/QC issue?

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  1. cyclonus8

    cyclonus8 Well-Known Member

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    I finally got a RTS Prime. Right out of the package, the gray part second set of wheels are blocked by the gray fold down gas tanks and mudflaps part. I've tried adjusting the wheels and that gray part but it either doesn't look right or the wheels don't move. I've dremeled the gray part a little to get it to set flush with the back of the cab to no avail. Is it like this on all Primes or is it just mine? How do I fix this?
     
  2. rxlthunder

    rxlthunder Banned

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    Pics please?
     
  3. brr-icy

    brr-icy G1 Collector

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    if i get what you're saying, you have to rotate the wheels the other way (long way) around to make them go in the legs
     
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    I do not like the design for the head mold for RTS Prime,am sure they can do a better job.
     
  5. Roanstalker

    Roanstalker Great Baan Gaan fan

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    I think hes saying the wheels wont turn in vehicle mode because of the mudflaps?
     
  6. Renidragon

    Renidragon Toys on my table!

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    Those gray pieces are an issue for me, too. In my case, the whole piece won't fold down and sit flush against the back of the cab. I can get the two little nubs to clip into the slots on the legs, but then either the wheels won't lay flat, or the top of the cab pulls back. Mildly annoying.
     
  7. Dinobot747

    Dinobot747 Chopperface

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    This. I'm glad I'm not the only one with this issue!
     
  8. Roanstalker

    Roanstalker Great Baan Gaan fan

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    My one does fold down but overal the figure doesnt feel very solid. Shame.
     
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    Can't make mine sit flush either. I've pushed on it like a gorilla squeezing a banana....nope. Still won't stay down.
     
  10. MegaMoonMan

    MegaMoonMan OFFICIAL MMM REP

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    I got mine to sit flat but I had to whittle the shit out of that gray part to do it.
     
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    they might have put the wrong grey piece on there. The first one I received had a left wheel piece on both the left and right hips and had caused a chunk of the extender piece to be distorted and wouldn't allow the tire to slide in.
     
  12. cyclonus8

    cyclonus8 Well-Known Member

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    Thanks guys. Yup the gray gas tank/mudflap combo thing won't lay parallel to the ground and it gets in the way of the second set of wheels. I guess I'll just continue dremeling until it works.
     

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